Iron Age

Start date

1200 BCE

End Date

43 AD


Druidism (Celtic Religion)

Main Teachings

Worship of Celtic deities, reverence for nature, sacred rituals and ceremonies

Metaphysical Beliefs


Ethical and Moral Principles

Connection to nature and spirits

Ritual and Devotional Practices

Rituals at sacred sites

Spiritual Practices

Divination, Herbalism

Foundational Teachings and Scriptures

Celtic mythology, Druidic teachings

Narrative Traditions

Celtic folklore, Heroic sagas

Sub Type


Historical and Cultural Context

Ancient Religions

Historical Development

Primal or Indigenous Religion

Geographical Distribution

Western Religions

Organizational Structure

Mystical Movement

Scriptural Authority

Revealed Religion

Sociological Approach

Ethnic Religion

Philosophical or Ideological Focus

Esoteric Religion

Gods or Deities

Celtic deities

Beliefs on the Afterlife and End Times

Afterlife in Otherworld (spiritual realm)

Existance of Afterlife


Existance of Reincarnation


Religious Structures

Sacred groves, Stone circles

Religious Leader Types or Roles

Druids, Bards, Ovates